MY HEART YELLED AT ME!

That whole balance thing – shalom with my God – really is essential to my emotional, mental, physical, relational and spiritual well being! Yours, too! Did somebody just say, “Duh!”? Oh! Wait a minute that was my heart! Because of … Continue reading

NO LEASH! KNOW BALANCE!

Do you ever feel out of balance? Emotionally, mentally, physically, relationally, spiritually? I do. And I don’t like it. Not one little bit. A long time ago, I asked God (naively albeit sincerely) to hold me tightly. I told God … Continue reading

JUST SHOW UP!

“I don’t think I’m going to get to hear the speaker today. I’m the only one here to set up for lunch. So, thanks for coming in! I really appreciate that you two showed up to help me get things … Continue reading

WHOSE SIDE AM I ON?

Often when we are in some kind of conflict with another person, or with a group of people, or when nations rage against nations – and especially when this conflict is public knowledge and being fought out in the public … Continue reading

FROM HUMILITY TO ETERNITY!

Six weeks can fly by so quickly or six weeks can seem like an eternity. Six weeks, back in 1992, was the time it took to bring my mom to a much-needed, freedom-bringing humility so that she would be brought … Continue reading

A REMINDER…

I have been reminded of your sincere faith… 2 Timothy 1:5 Sometimes we just need someone else to remind us of who we are in Christ. To remind us of the faith that we truly do have in our Lord … Continue reading

IT’S BEEN RAINING! SO WHAT?

Not too long ago we went through a few days in a row when the rain just kept pouring down. At times, the rainstorms took the power down. And we brought the candles out. The rain forced us to change … Continue reading

RESTED? OR WEAKENED AND WARPED?

This is what the LORD says: “Stand at the crossroads and look; ask for the ancient paths, ask where the good way is, and walk in it, and you will find rest for your souls. But you said, ‘We will … Continue reading

DECLARATION OF DEPENDENCE!

Today is the celebration of Independence Day in the United States. A day when we commemorate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776 – which announced to the world that our thirteen colonies were no longer … Continue reading